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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Baton Rouge, LA (BTR)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Baton Rouge (Lafayette Regional Airport – Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport) is 55 miles / 88 kilometers / 48 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Baton Rouge (BTR) is 63 miles / 102 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 14 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Baton Rouge.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR).

How far is Baton Rouge from Lafayette?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lafayette and Baton Rouge. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 54.915 miles
  • 88.376 kilometers
  • 47.719 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 54.853 miles
  • 88.277 kilometers
  • 47.666 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
City: Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BTR
ICAO Code: KBTR
Coordinates: 30°31′59″N, 91°8′58″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Baton Rouge.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Baton Rouge, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 33 kg (73 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Baton Rouge (BTR).

Distance:
55
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
55

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